War Visual Propaganda

this is not a request

this is not a request

prop·a·gan·da – /ˌpräpəˈgandə/
Noun:
1. Information, esp. of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view.

I’ve always been fascinated by the kind of advertising that was used by countries during the 1st and 2nd world wars. The most common examples of the kind of messages that were put out there come the USA.

Here are a number of interesting posters, foe just soldiers but everyone in the country in some way or other.
Enjoy

those guns

those guns

romanticism worked

romanticism worked

everyone was targeted in some form

everyone was targeted in some form

ever wonder what the original poster said? here it is...

ever wonder what the original poster said? here it is…

no segregation in war

no segregation in war

buying war bonds was the answer to everything

buying war bonds was the answer to everything

be patriotic

be patriotic

WOMEN!!

WOMEN!!

do more than just buy bonds...

do more than just buy bonds…

when women were finally good enough.

when women were finally good enough.

you can help fight the war in any way, from anywhere.

you can help fight the war in any way, from anywhere.

save lives

save lives

sexual premescuity was discouraged...

sexual premescuity was discouraged…

a girls place is in the home

a girls place is in the home

the library was in on the action

the library was in on the action

help the soldiers from home

help the soldiers from home

women

women

big guns

big guns

wings over America

wings over America

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